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Supporters of US President Donald Trump cheer before he arrives to speak during a campaign rally, in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Los Angeles Lakers' Alex Caruso (4) and LeBron James (23) steal the ball from Denver Nuggets' Michael Porter Jr., center, during the second half of an NBA conference final playoff basketball game, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

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A damaged business is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sally, in Perdido Key, Florida. Rivers swollen by Hurricane Sally's rains threatened more misery for parts of the Florida Panhandle and south Alabama on Thursday, as the storm's remnants continued to dump heavy rains inland that spread the threat of flooding to Georgia and the Carolinas.

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Members of a citizen response team from Indiana assist in high water rescue of residents, in Pensacola, Florida. Homeowners and businesses along the soggy Gulf Coast have begun cleaning up in the wake of Hurricane Sally, even as the region braces for a delayed, second round of flooding in the coming days from rivers and creeks swollen by the storm's heavy rains.

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Floodwaters move on the street, in Pensacola, Florida.

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Joe Mirable surveys the damage to his business after Hurricane Sally moved through the area, in Perdido Key, Florida.

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Trent Airhart wades through floodwaters, in downtown Pensacola, Florida.

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Floodwaters move on the street, in Pensacola, Florida.

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A barge runs aground along downtown Pensacola, Florida, as Hurricane Sally moves inland.

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People use flashlights as they walk on flooded streets in search of their vehicle, in Pensacola, Florida.

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Flood waters move on the street, in Pensacola, Florida. Hurricane Sally made landfall near Gulf Shores, Alabama, as a Category 2 storm, pushing a surge of ocean water onto the coast and dumping torrential rain that forecasters said would cause dangerous flooding from the Florida Panhandle to Mississippi and well inland in the days ahead.

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Singer Ricky Martin puts his signature on a sign as he pays his respects at the Pulse nightclub memorial in Orlando, Fla.,. The nightclub was the site of a mass shooting in 2016.

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Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks to the Florida Memorial University marching band in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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Orlando City's Benji Michel, top, and Atlanta United's George Bello become entangled while going for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Orlando, Fla.

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Waves driven by Tropical Storm Isaias crash over the jetty on the north side of the Palm Beach Inlet in Palm Beach Shores.

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A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket that will launch to Mars leaves the vertical integration facility, left, as it rolls out to Space Launch Complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket scheduled to launch on Thursday will land on Mars in February 2021, the Mars 2020 rover, named Perseverance, will study Martian geology.

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket, with a global positioning satellite for the U.S. Space Force, lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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Local artist, Cheryl "Jujmo" Weber of Tampa paints her assigned letter "B" in the new Black Lives Matter street mural in front of the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, in St. Petersburg, Florida. The mural will be ready when the city of St Pete kicks of its Juneteenth celebrations on Friday morning.

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Cars come through a turn during a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race in Homestead, Florida.

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Social distancing and wearing masks, with some wearing gloves to guard against the new coronavirus, Muslim men pray at the Islamic Center of Greater Miami in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9, with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken in the Crew Dragon capsule, sits on Launch Pad 39-A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The two astronauts are on the SpaceX test flight to the International Space Station scheduled to liftoff Saturday.

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Spectators walk from their vantage point on a bridge in Titusville, Fla. after watching SpaceX Falcon 9 lift off with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken in the Dragon crew capsule from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Fla. The two astronauts are on the SpaceX test flight to the International Space Station. For the first time in nearly a decade, astronauts blasted towards orbit aboard an American rocket from American soil, a first for a private company.

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President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after stepping off Air Force One as he returns at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Trump is returning from Kennedy Space Center for the SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif. is at left.

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Spectators watch from a bridge in Titusville, Fla., as SpaceX Falcon 9 lifts off with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken in the Dragon crew capsule from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Fla. The two astronauts are on the SpaceX test flight to the International Space Station. For the first time in nearly a decade, astronauts blasted toward orbit aboard an American rocket from American soil, a first for a private company.

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SpaceX Falcon 9 lifts off with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken in the Dragon crew capsule from the Titusville, Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Fla. The two astronauts are on the SpaceX test flight to the International Space Station. For the first time in nearly a decade, astronauts blasted towards orbit aboard an American rocket from American soil, a first for a private company.

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The SpaceX Falcon 9, with Dragon crew capsule on top of the rocket, sits on Launch Pad 39-A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Two astronauts will fly on the SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station scheduled for launch on Saturday, May 30. For the first time in nearly a decade, astronauts will blast into orbit aboard an American rocket from American soil, a first for a private company.

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NASA astronauts Douglas Hurley, left, and Robert Behnken wave as they walk out of the Neil A. Armstrong Operations and Checkout Building on their way to Pad 39-A, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The two astronauts will fly on a SpaceX test flight to the International Space Station. For the first time in nearly a decade, astronauts will blast into orbit aboard an American rocket from American soil, a first for a private company.

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In this image from video made available by SpaceX, liquid oxygen vents off the Falcon 9 rocket as NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley in the Crew Dragon capsule prepare for launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., moments before the mission was aborted due to weather problems.

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The SpaceX Falcon 9, with the Crew Dragon spacecraft on top of the rocket, is raised onto Launch Pad 39-A at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Two astronauts will fly on the SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station scheduled for launch on May 27.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft onboard is raised into vertical position on the launch pad at Launch Complex 39A as preparations continue for the Demo-2 mission at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket stands ready at Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch, a mission for the U.S. Space Force, is scheduled for Saturday.

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Susan Callahan, a nurse, gathered with a group of people at the Duval County Courthouse to rally for re-opening parts of Florida and the country that have been closed because of the coronavirus in Jacksonville, Fla.

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Volunteers crowd tables as they sort and bag food during Destin Harvest's drive-through food giveaway held at Morgan Sports Complex in Destin, Fla., during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Civilian nurses, contracted by the Florida Department of Health, gather before the start of testing for COVID-19 at the regional temporary drive-thru testing site at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Wednesday marked the first day of testing age restrictions being lifted at the OCCC site.

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Cece Guida, 19, top, of New York City, pushes on Sam Reddick, 20, of Evansville, Ind., as spring break revelers look on during a game of chicken fight on the beach in Pompano Beach, Florida. As a response to the coronavirus pandemic, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis ordered all bars be shut down for 30 days beginning at 5 p.m. and many Florida beaches are turning away spring break crowds urging them to engage in social distancing.

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A gate area at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is crowded with travelers awaiting Delta flight 1420 to Atlanta in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Weary travelers returning to the U.S. amid coronavirus-related travel restrictions are being greeted by long lines and hourslong waits for required medical screenings at airports.

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In a time exposure, a SpaceX Falcon is launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, with a load of supplies for the International Space Station. Cocoa Beach, Florida, is in the foreground.

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Ryan Newman (6) goes airborne as he collided with Corey LaJoie (32) on the final lap of the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Ryan Newman (6) goes airborne after crashing with Corey LaJoie (32) during the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Ross Chastain (77), Ryan Preece (37) and Tyler Reddick (8) crash during the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. Sunday's running of the race was postponed by rain. Getting by are Christopher Bell (95) and Michael McDowell (34).

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Fans watch from the grandstands as Air Force One, carrying US President Donald Trump, prepares to land at Daytona International Airport before the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Tate Fogleman (02) and Korbin Forrister (7) crash between turns 3 and 4 during the NASCAR Truck Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Ty Majeski (45), Austin Wayne Self (22), Brennan Poole, front left, and Todd Gilliland, front right, wreck early in the NASCAR Truck Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Grant Enfinger (98) edges Jordan Anderson (3) and Codie Rohrbaugh (9) at the finish line to win during the NASCAR Trucks Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Alex Bowman (88) and Jimmie Johnson (48) lead the field to start the second of two NASCAR Daytona 500 qualifying auto races at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Erik Jones (20) and Kyle Larson (42) wreck going through Turn 4 during the NASCAR Busch Clash auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Jennifer Lopez, right, performs with Colombian reggaeton singer J. Balvin during halftime of the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump watch as the Florida Atlantic University Marching Band performs during a Super Bowl party at the Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Shakira and Jennifer Lopez perform during halftime of the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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Jennifer Lopez performs during halftime of the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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US President Donald Trump, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, gives thumbs up as he walks on the South Lawn as they depart the White House in Washington. Trump is en route to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida.

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Discover The Palm Beaches' event attendees shop for a cause at Lilly Pulitzer flagship store on Worth Ave, just days ahead of Sunday's Big Game in Palm Beach, Florida.

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket with a payload of approximately 60 satellites for SpaceX's Starlink broadband network lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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Fans stand for a moment of silence honoring Kobe Bryant before an NBA basketball game between the Orlando Magic and the LA Clippers in Orlando, Florida.

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Lion dancers perform outside a shop in celebration of the Lunar New Year at Chinatown in Panama City. The lunar new year marks the Year of the Rat in the Chinese calendar.

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US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump talk at Mar-a-lago while there for Christmas Eve dinner in Palm Beach, Florida.

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George Trosset Jr. and George Trosset, who started surfing in Santa and Christmas costumes ten years ago behind their house on Christmas Eve, high five each other during the 10th annual Surfing Santas event in Cocoa Beach, Florida. The event has grown and now raises money for two local non profits - Grind for Life, which helps with financial assistance for cancer patients, and the Florida Surf Museum.

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Zara Larsson performs at Y100's Jingle Ball at BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Florida.

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Zara Larsson performs at Y100's Jingle Ball at BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Florida.

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Nick Jonas, from left, Joe Jonas, and Kevin Jonas of The Jonas Brothers perform at Y100's Jingle Ball at BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Florida.

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Law enforcement stand near a vehicle at the crime scene where four people were killed in Miramar, Florida. The FBI says four people, including a UPS driver, were killed after robbers stole the driver's truck and led police on a chase that ended in gunfire at a busy Florida intersection during rush hour.

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket on a resupply mission to the International Space Station lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket on a resupply mission to the International Space Station lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket on a resupply mission to the International Space Station stands ready for launch at Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Staton in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket that will carry Boeing's first Starliner spacecraft on an unpiloted Orbital Test Flight to the International Space Station stands ready at Launch Complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Staton in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch is scheduled for a Dec. 19.

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US President Donald Trump gestures after speaking at a campaign rally in Sunrise, Florida.

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Boeing's Starliner spacecraft is rolled past a mural of itself on the side of the building at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, before dawn. The spaceship is scheduled to fly in December.

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In this photo released by the U.S. Air Force, the Air Force X-37B successfully lands at NASA's Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility on Merritt Island in Brevard County, Florida, following a record-breaking two-year mission.

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Guests navigate the Architects of Air immersion sculpture 'Dodecalis,' at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando, Florida.

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US President Donald Trump, center, holds up an executive order concerning Medicare, in The Villages, Florida.

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Weston Lee, of Vero Beach, stands near the high surf from the Atlantic Ocean, in advance of the potential arrival of Hurricane Dorian, in Vero Beach, Florida.

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Beach goers on South Beach check out one of the iconic lifeguard stands as bands of rain fall in the distance on Miami Beach, Florida. All of Florida is under a state of emergency and authorities are urging residents to stockpile a week's worth of food and supplies as Hurricane Dorian gathers strength and aims to slam the state as soon as Monday as a Category 4 storm.

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A United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket lifts off from space launch complex 37 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station with the second Global Positioning System III payload in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station early in Florida. The rocket is carrying the AEHF 5 communications satellite for the U.S. military.

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West Indies' Rovman Powell, left, shakes hands with Nicholas Pooran during the second Twenty20 international cricket match against India in Lauderhill, Fla.

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West Indies' Rovman Powell, left, hits a six during the second Twenty20 international cricket match against India in Lauderhill, Fla.

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India's Rohit Sharma hits a six during the second Twenty20 international cricket match against the West Indies in Lauderhill, Fla

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India's Rohit Sharma raises his bat after scoring 50 runs during the second Twenty20 international cricket match against the West Indies in Lauderhill, Fla.

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India's Rohit Sharma, left, and Shikhar Dhawan, right, talk during the second Twenty20 international cricket match against the West Indies in Lauderhill, Fla.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan bats during the second Twenty20 international cricket match against the West Indies in Lauderhill, Fla

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket vents on pad 40 moments before the launch was scrubbed because of weather at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch, rescheduled for Thursday, will be on a resupply mission to the International Space Station.

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In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Ernest Hemingway look-alikes make the turn at Sloppy Joe's Bar during the "Running of the Bulls" in Key West, Florida. Held on the eve of the 120th anniversary of Hemingway's birth, the whimsical takeoff on the famed run in Pamplona, Spain, was a facet of the island city's annual Hemingway Days festival. Hemingway lived and wrote in Key West throughout most of the 1930s.

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Cars file in behind the pace truck on pit road after the NASCAR Cup Series auto race was delayed because of inclement weather at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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A NASA Orion spacecraft lifts off from pad 46 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida. This launch is for a test of the capsule's launch abort system (LAS), which is a rocket-powered tower on top of the crew module built to very quickly get astronauts safely away from their launch vehicle if there is a problem during ascent.

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The Orion test capsule, bottom left, and a Minotaur 4 booster rocket, center, fall to the Earth as NASA conducted a full-stress launch abort test in Cape Canaveral, Florida, for the capsule designed to carry astronauts to the moon The capsule was empty for the morning demo, which officials said appeared to be successful.

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A SpaceX Falcon heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The Falcon rocket has a payload military and scientific research satellites.

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An inflatable Baby Trump balloon towers over protestors during a rally in Orlando, Florida. A large group of protestors against US President Donald J. Trump were rallying near where Trump was announcing his re-election campaign.

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US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump, smile at one another as they walk across the South Lawn from the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump is en route to Orlando, Florida., to announce his bid for re-election.

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US President Donald Trump reacts to the crowd after speaking during his re-election kickoff rally at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida.

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A young boy reads a book next to product displays at a local Barnes and Noble bookstore in Pembroke Pines, Florida. At this year’s national publishing convention, BookExpo, non-book items will be a main attraction. Non-book products can account for 20 percent or more of overall sales at bookstores.

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A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket, with a payload of 60 satellites for SpaceX's Starlink broadband network, lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 during a time exposure at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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The "Temple of Time" built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is seen on fire during a ceremonial burning in Coral Springs, Florida. The "Temple of Time" public art installation was set on fire at the ceremony hosted by the cities of Parkland and Coral Springs, where the high school's students live.

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In this photo released by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, authorities work at the scene of a plane in the water in Jacksonville, Florida. Officials say a charter plane traveling from Cuba to north Florida ended up in a river at the end of a runway. A Naval Air Station Jacksonville news release says a Boeing 737 arriving from Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, crashed into the St. Johns River Friday night.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 remains on space launch complex 40 after a scrubed launch attempt to deliver supplies to the International Space Station at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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President Donald Trump, right, with first lady Melania Trump, center, and daughter Tiffany Trump, left, arrive for Easter services at Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, in Palm Beach, Fla.

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US President Donald Trump walks with, from left, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rick Scott, R-Fla., far right, during a visit to Lake Okeechobee and Herbert Hoover Dike at Canal Point, Florida. Donald Trump Jr., is second from right.

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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns to Kevin Anderson, of South Africa, during a quarterfinal in the Miami Open tennis tournament in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, celebrates after defeating Daniil Medvedev, of Russia, at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Miami Gardens, Florida. Federer won 6-4, 6-2.

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National Aquarium staff members Stehle Harris, left, Scott Perich, second from left, Nicole Guyton and Ellen Dickinson, right, carry loggerhead turtles to the waters of the Atlantic Ocean during a release of 36 turtles in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. The turtles became trapped by cooling waters in New England and were rehabilitated before being returned to the warmer waters of Florida.

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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, celebrates after defeating Filip Krajinovic, of Serbia, during the Miami Open tennis tournament, in Miami Gardens, Florida.

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